Congratulations ROC’s Own Sammy Watson Wins 800-Meter NCAA Final

Rush-Henrietta Graduate Sammy Watson wins the 800-meter final at the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships! 

Texas A&M Freshman Sammy Watson becomes the third freshman to win the outdoor 800m title and she did it in 50 degree rainy weather.

She ran the first lap in 1:01.08 and then the second lap in 1:03.13.

There were 12,998 people in attendance Saturday at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.

Here is the interview after amazing win.

Congratulation Sammy can’t wait to see you in the Olympics (we are calling it now!)